Lead to Read KC offers the easiest, most meaningful volunteer experience in Kansas City. As a reading mentor, you donate your lunch hour — no weekends or evenings! It’s just you and your student, reading and connecting. Join Kansas City’s largest literacy volunteer corps.
- Take place once a week
- Last 30 minutes during the lunch hour on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
- Are held in a classroom at a partnering school
Ready to become a reading mentor?
- Review our partner schools in list view:
- Sign up online.
- Watch for an email from Lead to Read KC with information about next steps, including required background check.
- Complete an online training session in 15 minutes or less.
- Get paired with a student at a school near your home or office.
- Questions with the application process? Contact us.
- Check out these awesome Reader Resources.